Marv Albert

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Marv Albert

Albert (right) calls a game for TNT in December 2008 with Reggie Miller (middle) and Mike Fratello (left)
Born Marvin Philip Aufrichtig
June 12, 1941 (1941-06-12) (age 73)
Brooklyn, New York, USA
Occupation Sports Commentator (mostly NBA games)
Spouse Heather Faulkiner
Children Kenny, Brian, Denise and Jackie

Marv Albert (born Marvin Philip Aufrichtig; June 12, 1941) is an American sportscaster. He is a member of the Basketball Hall of Fame. He is commonly called "the voice of basketball." From 19672004, he was also known as "the voice of the New York Knicks."

Albert has called the play-by-play of six Super Bowls, NBA Finals and seven Stanley Cup Finals.

On June 6, 2011, it was said that Albert was joining CBS Sports to call play-by-play for The NFL on CBS.[1]

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